By Margaret Atwood
* Margaret Atwood's classic short stories reissued with a stunning new jacket style along with other titles from her backlist
A treasure trove of collected works from the legendary author of The Handmaid's Tale and Alias Grace
Queen Gertrude gives Hamlet a piece of her mind.
An ugly sister and a wicked stepmother put in a good word for themselves.
A reincarnated bat explains how Bram Stoker got Dracula hopelessly wrong.
Bones and Murder is a bewitching cocktail of prose and poetry, fiction and fairytales, as well as some of Atwood's own illustrations. It's pure distilled Atwood: deliciously strong and bittersweet.
'A marvellous miniature sample case of Atwood's sensuous and sardonic talents' Times Literary Supplement
Margaret Atwood is the author of more than thirty books of fiction, poetry and critical essays. The Handmaid's Tale, Cat's Eye, Alias Grace and this have all been shortlisted for the Booker Prize and she has won many other literary prizes in other countries.
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28 Jan 2010
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A marvellous miniature sample case of Atwood's sensuous and sardonic talents — TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
Savagely hilarous — THE LIST
Her wit and humour are perfectly complemented by a penetrating eye for the false and absurd — THE SUNDAY TIMES
Full of fun and invention, with an edge that cuts through preconceptions...an entertaining sampler of Atwood's cleverness and imagination — NICOLETTE JONES, INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY